How to Make Grilled Peach and Chicken Salad

A great way to use seasonal peaches. I love the contrast of the sweetness of the peaches and the bitterness of the arugula.

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How to Make Grilled Peach and Chicken Salad Recipe
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First, we make the marinade for the chicken.

First, we make the marinade for the chicken.

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In a dish, mix 1 tbsp olive oil, and the zest and juice of one lime.

In a dish, mix 1 tbsp olive oil, and the zest and juice of one lime.

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Cover and refrigerate overnight.

Cover and refrigerate overnight.

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Don't worry if you see the chicken turn slightly white - it is the lime juice cooking the chicken.

Don't worry if you see the chicken turn slightly white - it is the lime juice cooking the chicken.

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Turn your BBQ on.  Halve your peaches and remove the stones.

Turn your BBQ on. Halve your peaches and remove the stones.

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Grill!  Watch the peaches don't get too mushy - mine were very firm, and needed as much time as the chicken.  Check to make sure your chicken is cooked through.

Grill! Watch the peaches don't get too mushy - mine were very firm, and needed as much time as the chicken. Check to make sure your chicken is cooked through.

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Ta-da!

Ta-da!

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Next, the dressing.  Whisk together One tbsp Dijon mustard, a drop or two of honey, 1-2 tbsp white wine vinegar, 2-3 tbsp olive oil, and one tsp of dried thyme.  Add minced shallots.

Next, the dressing. Whisk together One tbsp Dijon mustard, a drop or two of honey, 1-2 tbsp white wine vinegar, 2-3 tbsp olive oil, and one tsp of dried thyme. Add minced shallots.

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Chiffonade your arugula (thin strips) and finely slice the green onions.

Chiffonade your arugula (thin strips) and finely slice the green onions.

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Slice the chicken and grilled peaches.

Slice the chicken and grilled peaches.

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The best way to cut an avocado:  slice in half and twist...

The best way to cut an avocado: slice in half and twist...

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Phew - perfectly ripe!

Phew - perfectly ripe!

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Quarter.  Then use tip of your knife to gently peel off the skin.

Quarter. Then use tip of your knife to gently peel off the skin.

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Plate everything on a bed of baby arugula (rocket), drizzle with dressing, and enjoy!

Plate everything on a bed of baby arugula (rocket), drizzle with dressing, and enjoy!

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